Sovel's Auto Service Guide to Using the Correct Fluids in Your Vehicle

August 28, 2016

Today's Sovel's Auto Service post focuses on using coolant. If you pour in the wrong kind, it won't protect the cooling system and may even void the warranty. Check your vehicle owner's manual. Of course, your Sovel's Auto Service service advisor will know the proper coolant for your vehicle.Br... More

Sovel's Auto Service Tire Safety: Washington vs. Lincoln

August 23, 2016

Welcome to the Sovel's Auto Service automotive blog. Today, let's talk about the effect of tire wear. Let's focus on stopping in wet Novi conditions. In order for a tire to have good contact with the road, it has to move the water out of the way. If it can't move the water, the tire will actual... More

Will Proper Auto Maintenance at Sovel's Auto Service Really Save Gas?

August 14, 2016

Have you ever thought about all the little things we do to keep our lives running smoothly - like vacuuming? It makes a room feel fresher and more comfortable. We may not consider that we're also prolonging the life of the carpet by keeping it clean. But Novi drivers don't always extend those goo... More

Does My Choice in Oil Affect Change Intervals?

August 9, 2016

Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all Novi residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But recent advances in both engine technology and oil ... More

The Straight and Narrow: Power Steering Service at Sovel's Auto Service

August 2, 2016

Service to a vehicle's power steering system is part of preventive maintenance for Novi auto owners. This system provides power to the steering wheel so you can turn it with ease. Without power steering, all of the power to turn your vehicle's wheels would have to come from you.The central elem... More